Media Releases

  • QANTAS AND AMERICAN AIRLINES JOINT BUSINESS TO DELIVER BENEFITS FOR MILLIONS OF TRAVELLERS

    Qantas has today welcomed the United States Department of Transportation’s (DOT) final approval of its joint business with American Airlines, to better serve customers travelling between North America, Australia and New Zealand. This follows the DOT’s tentative approval of the joint business in early June. Final approval means Qantas and American Airlines can now coordinate […]

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  • QUEENSLAND SKIES GET NOD FOR NEXT QANTAS GROUP PILOT ACADEMY SITE

    Mackay, Queensland, has been announced as the preferred location for the second Qantas Group Pilot Academy site. This follows a competitive process to select two locations from a shortlist of nine regional cities, with Toowoomba in southern Queensland announced as the first location for the Academy last September. The Academy is part of the Qantas […]

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  • QANTAS REMOVES CHANGE FEE FOR RESIDENTS IN REGIONAL AUSTRALIA

    Qantas today announced it has removed the $99 change fee for bookings made through its discounted fares program to provide residents living in regional Australia with greater flexibility and additional savings if their travel plans change. The discounted fares program was launched in November 2017 in response to community concerns around the cost of air […]

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  • QANTAS BOOSTS FLIGHTS FOR GERALDTON

    Qantas will launch four additional weekly return flights between Geraldton and Perth following Virgin Australia’s decision to exit the route. The services, to be operated by QantasLink’s Fokker 100 aircraft, will begin in mid-August 2019, offering 800 seats on the route each week and are in addition to QantasLink’s existing twelve return weekly services. Seats […]

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  • QANTAS REWARDS FREQUENT FLYERS IN PROGRAM OVERHAUL

    Qantas Frequent Flyers will soon pay significantly less fees for international reward flights, have access to more seats and enjoy more rewards for earning points on the ground as part of the biggest overhaul to the airline’s loyalty program in its 32 year history. Representing a $25 million investment, the changes will improve how members […]

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